Sun, 28 June 2020
This week we’re reviewing the criminally under-nominated film, Uncut Gems. We discuss the films sporadic, anxiety-inducing elements, praise Adam Sandler’s performance, and ultimately conclude there isn’t a single likable or decent person in this movie.
Also, another COVID Corner. (Recorded June 12th, 2020.)
Sun, 21 June 2020
Today we talk about the new Netflix sitcom, Space Force. We discuss the fun ensemble cast, talk about the moments and episodes that really don’t work, and try and pick apart how the show has such an overall optimistic tone.
Also, another COVID Corner. (Recorded June 3rd, 2020.)
Sun, 14 June 2020
This week we’re reviewing Akira Kurosawa’s 1958 film The Hidden Fortress. We discuss the overall fun, adventurous tone of this movie, the casual sexism that has not aged well, and theorize about some of the things that directly influenced a little indie film called Star Wars.
Also, yet another COVID Corner. (Recorded May 25th, 2020.)
Sun, 7 June 2020
Today we talk about one of the most revered children’s shows, Avatar: The Last Airbender. We discuss the wonderful world-building, the strong anti-violent messages, and talk about how much of a lasting impression this show left on both of us.
Also, another COVID Corner. (Recorded May 21st, 2020.)
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